Prior to practicing law, Deborah worked for many years in the financial industry but felt this work did not impact individuals the way she wanted.
Deborah was determined to not only be a good attorney but to learn to really listen to clients and to understand their needs and concerns. Since 2005, Deborah embarked on the exclusive practice of family law and absolutely loves this area of law. Not only does she get the privilege of assisting clients in resolving matters of such importance, she also works hard to educate and empower clients to make decisions.
Through Deborah’s life experiences she understands the challenges people face, and she understands that life-changing events such as separation, divorce, or child custody are difficult. Deborah’s knowledge of the law and life experience will assist you through the process so that you can begin regaining control of their lives again.
Deborah completed her undergraduate degree in Business at Queens University in Charlotte, North Carolina. Eighteen years later, she received her law degree from Syracuse University College of Law.
Deborah has published a chapter in Stress-free Divorce Volume 4, available on Amazon. In 2017 and 2013, Deborah was named as a “Legal Elite” in Family Law by Business North Carolina. She was also named a “Top Attorney” in 2012 and 2013 by the Charlotte Magazine.
Deborah has completed training and is a certified Collaborate Law Attorney. She works to maintain competence in her field, and considers herself a solutions-oriented attorney, working hard to resolve cases.